Were the suffragists an effective movement??????????
- arguably it was not effective becasue it failed to get the vote for women by 1914
- however, the suffragists did manage to get the womens suffrage bills proposed to parliament several times. The closest was the conciliation bill but the abandoned by the liberals
- they built up impressive organisation and membership by 1914 it had over 500 branches and over 100,000 members
- it was made up of mainly middle…